Baseball stars in Vietnam, 1966


Ray Belford ©Stars and Stripes
South Vietnam, November, 1966: Five of the biggest names in baseball pay a visit to the 75th Advisory Group at My Tho during a tour of small U.S. outposts in Vietnam. From left to right are Joe Torre and Hank Aaron of the Atlanta Braves, Harmon Killebrew of the Minnesota Twins, Brooks Robinson of the world champion Baltimore Orioles, and former St. Louis Cardinals great Stan Musial. Also on the tour was broadcaster Mel Allen.

Stars and Stripes' 1966 story about the baseball players in Vietnam.

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